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Madison Heights, the Asian food capital of metro Detroit
Thursday, February 26, 2015
The small city in Oakland County is home to dozens of restaurants specializing in cuisine from practically every country in Southeast Asia, as well as a handful of specialty grocery stores offering spices, produce, and a variety of dried goods that can't be found anywhere else in the region.
Winter harvest: How local farmers are extending the growing season
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Frigid temperatures and snow don't mean you have to rule out eating fresh, regionally-sourced vegetables. Winter food production is alive and thriving in and around Michigan thanks to greenhouse growing and other season-extending technologies.
Is there a future for metro Detroit ganjapreneurs?
Thursday, December 04, 2014
The politics of marijuana are shifting, and states like Colorado and Washington are seeing big growth in both entrepreneurship and tax revenues as a result. So where do metro Detroit providers stand since passing the Michigan Medical Marihuana Act in 2008, and does the state have a ganjapreneurial future?
Incubating a new food industry in metro Detroit
Thursday, December 04, 2014
Launching a food-based business in metro Detroit is a lot harder than you think. Luckily, budding foodpreneurs are getting a leg up, courtesy of Southfield's kitchen co-working space, The Culinary Studio, and The Seed, a business incubator started by the owners of Garden Fresh.
A more efficient beer: Metro Detroit's greenest breweries
Thursday, November 20, 2014
When you consider what it takes to make your favorite microbrew, there's no getting around the fact that it is an energy- and resource-intensive process.
checks in with our most green-minded breweries and what they're doing to make a more sustainable beer.
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An Early Morning Visit to Detroit's Eastern Market
Cass Corridor Films
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Every weekday, Detroit's Eastern Market is buzzing with action while most of us are still sleeping. Cass Corridor Films got up early to follow Slow Jams, a producer of artisan jams, on a quest for locally grown herbs at the wholesale market.
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Dearborn's first microbrewery on schedule for May opening
B. Nektar Meadery to open a new tasting room in Ferndale
Metro Detroit-owned ZIM's Vodka headed to out of state shelves
Pet spa and boutique caters to pet lovers in downtown Plymouth
Juice Bar business added to fitness studio in downtown Ferndale
Indie film destination Maple Theater renovates, adds second location
Vodka, gin distillery, tastng room planned for Royal Oak
Institution of Dance Arts opens in Ferndale
Slow's Bar-B-Q to expand to downtown Pontiac
Ypsi fave Rocket Candy bringing sweets & fun to downtown Ferndale
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A call for unifying Michigan's "three economies"
Source: Michigan Radio
Ferndale thrift store advises how to "dress for success"
Source: Life On Mars
How do you build an innovative, entrepreneurial community?
Source: The Atlantic Cities
The Atlantic magazine is looking for a few good start-ups
Source: The Atlantic
Rochester company's expansion profiled in NY Times article
Source: The New York Times
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Innovation & Job News
EAFocus turns 15 years old, doubles staff
Peteet's Famous Cheesecakes creates following in Oak Park
Steady growth is recipe for success for PublicCity PR
Innovative Learning Group leverages diverse client base for growth
Kidpreneur brings entrepreneurship education to tweens
Coupon Wallet helps biz coupons transition to digital
Working mom finds traction for Dashing Elements site
Commerce couple grows family biz, California Closets
Metro Detroit software developers launch firm, Ambr Detroit
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